UTRECHT - 26 SEPTEMBER 2018


Antimicrobial resistance - AMR
 
The difference we must make together


09.00 - 09.50 Registration

09.50 - 10.00

Welcome; Rob Willems
10.00 - 10.30 Marc Bonten (UMCU)
Do decolonization strategies in patients select for or prevent the emergence of antimicrobial resistance?

10.30 - 11.00 Wouter Rottier (UMCG)
Antimicrobial resistance: impact on patients

11.00 - 11.30 BREAK

11.30 - 12.00 Morten Sommer (DTU, Lyngby, Denmark)
Collateral sensitivity: theory, practice and clinical evidence

12.00 - 12.30 Eleftherios Mylonakis (VS, Alpert, Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital)
Antimicrobial drug discovery through in vivo whole animal C. elegans-based HTS

12.30 - 13.30 LUNCH

13.30 - 14.00 David Livermore (University of East Anglia, Norwich, GB) 
New and coming options against carbapenemase producers

14.00 - 14.30 Sharon Peacock (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)
A Topsy-Turvey World where pathogen sequencing leads infection control

14.30 - 15.00 BREAK

15.00 - 15.30 Sandra Reuter (Universitätsklinikum Freiburg, DE)
Emergence and spread of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumonia in Europe

15.30 - 16.00 Constance Schultsz (Amsterdam UMC)
Zoonotic transfer of antimicrobial resistance: what is the evidence

16.00 - 16.15 Conclusions; Edwin Boel, Rob Willems

16.15 - 17.00 Drinks



Special thanks to Rob Willems for his support defining the speakers/program

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